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Jury finds Beattie guilty of tax evasion


A Crow Wing County jury found Ronald William Beattie Jr. guilty of 35 counts of willfully evading state taxes.

The jury returned with the verdict Thursday in the matter of the state of Minnesota vs. Beattie, age 45, of Baxter. Beattie was represented by defense attorney Randall D.B. Tigue.

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